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The World of Jack Aubrey

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Product description

Hardback First Edition published by Courage books in 2003. Unclipped illustrated predominantly white dust jacket in very good condition. Illustrated white paper covered boards. Clean and tightly bound with no inscriptions.

Here's a stunningly illustrated guide to the ships, weapons, uniforms, and equipment described in Patrick O'Brian's sequence of 20 popular novels about the 19th-century British Royal Navy officer Jack Aubrey and his surgeon colleague Stephen Maturin. Called "the best historical novels every written" by The New York Times, the books have sold more than three million copies and inspired the epic film adaptation starring Russell Crowe. A must for any O'Brian enthusiast, this volume boasts striking full-color photographs illustrating a vast array of equipment, medals, weapons, and other objects, and is unique in that many of the featured items are actual battle relics, such as the coat Admiral Nelson wore at the Battle of Trafalgar -- complete with bullet hole.

Item details

Added value:
Rarely Available
Author(s):
Miller, David
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
28.5 x 22.5 x 1.3 cms
Edition:
First, 2003
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0762416521
ISBN-13:
9780762416523
Number of pages:
96
Publisher:
Courage Books
Title:
The World of Jack Aubrey

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Hardback First Edition published by Courage books in 2003. Unclipped illustrated predominantly white dust jacket in very good condition. Illustrated white paper covered boards. Clean and tightly bound with no inscriptions.

Here's a stunningly illustrated guide to the ships, weapons, uniforms, and equipment described in Patrick O'Brian's sequence of 20 popular novels about the 19th-century British Royal Navy officer Jack Aubrey and his surgeon colleague Stephen Maturin. Called "the best historical novels every written" by The New York Times, the books have sold more than three million copies and inspired the epic film adaptation starring Russell Crowe. A must for any O'Brian enthusiast, this volume boasts striking full-color photographs illustrating a vast array of equipment, medals, weapons, and other objects, and is unique in that many of the featured items are actual battle relics, such as the coat Admiral Nelson wore at the Battle of Trafalgar -- complete with bullet hole.

Added value:
Rarely Available
Author(s):
Miller, David
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
28.5 x 22.5 x 1.3 cms
Edition:
First, 2003
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0762416521
ISBN-13:
9780762416523
Number of pages:
96
Publisher:
Courage Books
Title:
The World of Jack Aubrey

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